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Everything You Need To Know About Ordering & Cooking The Perfect Steak

In the United States, we eat a lot of steak (though, to be fair, not as much as we used to). Back in the 1970s, beef consumption peaked at 90 pounds per American, every year. It’s been trending downwards since. Still, the numbers are staggering. The average American consumed nearly 56 pounds of cow …

This Married Couple Sold Their Company to Starbucks for $90 Million, and Then Built a $131 Million Pizza Empire | Inc.com

For the married co-founders of MOD Pizza, a chain of artisan-style pizza restaurants throughout the U.S., their business model was built from taking risks. Scott Svenson, who launched the company with his wife Ally, says the gamble has paid off in many ways.<p>"There will either be financial return, …

Fast Casual

8 Books That Elon Musk Says Changed His Life

<i>Love Curiosity? Subscribe to our email to get our stories delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.</i><p>Want to be like Elon Musk? Join our obsessively …

Elon Musk
Startups

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Anime

Google brings its resources for founders and startups to a single site

Google launched “Startup with Google” today, a new site that brings together all the company’s resources for founders and their startups.<p>As the name implies, the focus here is on Google’s own tools, services and initiatives (think everything from Firebase and Android Studio to Analytics and …

Startups

5 Ways to Build an Audience for Your Blog and 10 Ways to Make Money Once You Have

To succeed as a blogger you must be diligent, methodical and have something to say people are interested in hearing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're looking to start a blog, or you're already knee-deep in blogging, you've likely scoured the ends of the earth …

Marketing

The only 4 spaghetti recipes you'll ever need

Spaghetti four ways<p>These spaghettis are not just convenient, quick and easy dishes; they can also be seductively brilliant, a perfect example of how a dish can be so much more than a sum of its parts.<p>Each recipe makes enough for six. With the exception of the cacio e pepe, allow 1 litre of water to …

Italian Food

Lasagna Party Ring Recipe by Tasty

Ingredients<p>for 10 servings<p>3 tablespoons canola oil<br>• ½ onion, diced<br>• 4 cloves garlic, minced<br>• ¾ lb (340 g) 80% lean ground beef<br>• ¾ lb (340 g) ground sweet italian sausage<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 teaspoon black pepper<br>• 28 oz (795 g) tomato sauce<br>• 15 oz (425 g) ricotta cheese<br>• ½ cup (50 g) shredded parmesan cheese<br>• ¼ cup (10 …

Italian Food

Top Massive Open Online Courses to Visit

August 13, 2017<p>Most people know the value of a college degree. Studies have traditionally shown that college-educated people tend to earn more money …

Online Education

Bell peppers are in season. We have recipes

<b>What's in season:</b> When it comes to sheer variety of colors, bell peppers are the amazing Technicolor fruit of the produce world. The unripe fruit starts out green, but as it matures it can range through shades of red, orange, yellow, purple and even chocolate. Regardless of color, bell peppers are …

Pantry Essentials Checklist

Having a well-stocked pantry and fridge is like money in the bank. With basic supplies on hand, you'll be equally prepared to put together a …

Food

How to Cook Baby Back Ribs in the Oven

Don't have a grill? Time to reevaluate your life. Kidding—we've got you covered. Here's how to cook baby back ribs in the oven, if you're grill-less …

BBQ

9 Tomato Recipes You Need This Summer

It's tomato time! Heirloom, sun gold, green, cherry, plum, campari and zebra; we love them all! We're celebrating summer the best way we know how; …

How to make spatchcock jerk chicken

<b>Carnival jerk chicken</b><p>Time: 1 hr 30 mins + resting<br>Prep: 15 mins<br>Cooks: 1hr 15 mins<br>Serves: 4<p><i>1.5-1.8kg spatchcock chicken<br>1 tbsp Jamaican jerk seasoning<br>2</i> …

The Best Avocado Recipes For All The Addicts Out There

There’s a lot of potential beneath the skin of the humble avocado. They can be mashed into guacamole. They can be fried into tacos. Or better yet, filled with eggs and baked into the best breakfast this side of the Atlantic.<p>Not only are avocados delicious, but they’re good for us too. They’re an …

Healthy Eating

Microsoft is giving away eleventy bazillion eBooks. Go get em! - The Gadgeteer

Did you know that around this time every year that Microsoft gives away a selection of eBooks? Me neither, but now I know because former Gadgeteer …

IDG Contributor Network: The promise and payoff of NoSQL, Part 1

The current database landscape can be confusing, even for experienced technology professionals. There was a time when a one-size-fits-all database …

Big Data

Using the Redux Store Like a Database

Translations: 中文<p>Recently I was browsing some of the Javascript discussions on the RC chat system, and I noticed a great question by Kate Ray:<p>How …

JavaScript

Could mastering SQL accelerate your career?

Learn one of the most in-demand skills for tech and non-tech professionals with this SQL Bootcamp.<p>SQL or Structured Query Language is the standard …

Databases

Basics of Building a Data Warehouse: Part 2 – Charting Ahead

Now that we’ve gone over the basics of selecting your database, it’s time to move on to your approach to warehousing your data.<p>Data Modeling<p>There are …

RAM Is the New Disk

Twenty years ago, RAM was really expensive and the disk was relatively much cheaper. As a result, most applications served data out of hard disk with …

Databases

Sunday Deals: Ultimate Learn to Code 2017 Bundle, Save 96%

We have an awesome deal on the Ultimate Learn to Code 2017 Bundle in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, it is available with 96% off.<p>The Ultimate …

Programming

"Eventual vs Strong Consistency in Distributed Databases"

Explanation of this topic starts with an analogy, taking an example from real life to understand the concept better.<p>I have the habit of writing …

Databases

Old Database Problems In a New Guise: As a Service

ScaleArc: If cloud services are the "white knight" sent to solve IT problems, then database as a service is going to fall short.

Databases

Best Security Cameras 2018: 10 great smart home monitors | Trusted Reviews

<b>The best security cameras make keeping tabs on your home from an app on your phone a breeze. But not all monitoring cameras offer the same level or</b> …

Node.js Emerging as the Universal Development Framework for a Diversity of Applications

Last year and at the beginning of this year, we asked you, Node.js users, to help us understand where, how and why you are using Node.js. We wanted …

JavaScript

Researchers encode a movie onto living bacteria

Forget USB drives and the cloud -- what if you could carry every bit of data you've ever used on your skin? That's the long-term goal of researchers at Harvard Medical School, who have stored a video in the DNA of bacteria. It's the first time a video has been recorded into living cells, as opposed …

E.coli

Data Integration as a Service: Definition and Requirements by Calla Knopman - BeyeNETWORK

Data integration (DI) as a service is the application of a set of services that are service oriented architecture compliant and can perform in an N …

Avis signs on to manage Waymo’s self-driving vehicle fleet in Phoenix

Waymo has entered into an agreement with rental car company Avis that will see Avis manage its autonomous vehicle fleet in Phoenix. Phoenix is the site of Waymo’s first commercial self-driving car service, with the Alphabet-owned company launching an on-demand ride pilot in the Arizona city earlier …

Autonomous Cars